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March 2014


Getting to the

Root of It...

Ready? Let's Grow

Spring Seminar Series


What 's



Seedin & Weedin...

Type: cool season annual

Planting time: early spring, fall

Maturity: 10 to 45 days 

Features: peppery, mustard-flavored leaves

Light: full sun is best; will tolerate partial shade

Soil: fertile, moist, but well drained

Spacing: 12 to 18 inches

Plant size: 6 to 12 inches tall,

Garden use: in vegetable and herb gardens

Culinary use: salads and cooked greens





Plant herbs in unfertilized soil.  Place in a sunny location in your home.  Herbs grow quickly and thrive on neglect.  Do not overwater.

The Dirt...




Light: Sun,Part Sun

Plant Type: Annual

Plant Height: 4-8 inches tall

Plant Width: 2-3 feet

Use In: Containers,Beds & Borders,Groundcover

Features: Flowers,Easy to Grow

Green Scene...

Weeping branches display striking pink stems and buds, surrounded by foliage mottled in white, green and pink highlights. This graceful shrub is a perfect garden accent. Deciduous.

Bacopa-Snowflake Flower

Dappled Japanese Willow

Dig This...

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